Healthcare Intelligence Network
Audio Conferences
Accountable Care Organizations
Best Sellers
Behavioral Healthcare
Benchmarking
Bundled Payment
Care Transitions
Case Management
Coaching
Coding
Coming Soon
Community Health
Compliance
Consumer-Driven
Credentialing
Cultural Diversity
Diabetes Management
Directories & Databases
Disease Management
Disease Management Dimensions
Dual Eligibles
e-Books
eHealthcare
Emergency Medicine
Financial Management
Grant Funding
Health Care Management
Health Information Management
Health Insurance Exchange
Health Risk Assessments
Healthcare Reform
Healthcare Trends
HIN Benchmark Reports
HIN Special Reports
HIPAA
Home Health
Hospice
Hospital
Hospital Readmissions
Hospitalist
Human Resources
ICD-10
Infection Control
Information Technology
Long-Term Care
Managed Care
Marketing
Medicaid
Medical Guidelines
Medical Home
Medical Home Open House Training
Medical Practice
Medical Records
Medicare
Medication Adherence
mHealth
Nurse Management
Occupational Health
On Demand
Palliative Care
Patient Registry
Pay for Performance
Pharmaceutical
Physician Practice Transformation
Physician Organizations
Physician Quality Reporting Initiative
Podcasts
Population Health Management
Predictive Modeling
Pre-Publication
Prospective Payment System
Quality Improvement
Reimbursement
Revenue Cycle Management
Safety
Star Quality Ratings
Telehealth
Training DVDs
Transparency
Webinars
Wellness
What's New
Women's Healthcare
Subscribe to the Free
'Healthcare Business Weekly Update' e-Newsletter and receive the latest trends, news and analysis in healthcare.
Email:

Click here to view this week's issue
Home > Consumer-Driven
Healthcare Toolkits Set -- Blueprint for Success: Constructing a Winning Healthcare Toolkit Strategy & Empowering Consumers Through Education
Healthcare Toolkits Set -- Blueprint for Success: Constructing a Winning Healthcare Toolkit Strategy & Empowering Consumers Through Education
Recommend this resource to a colleague Be the first to review this item
Price
Your Price:
$164.90
Choose Format and Quantity
Format
Quantity
Add to Wish List
Description

Buy Both and Save 15%!

Keenly aware of the increased presence of toolkits in the healthcare industry, the Healthcare Intelligence Network (HIN) sponsored a Healthcare Toolkits contest in summer 2005. This 35-page special report, Blueprint for Success: Constructing a Winning Healthcare Toolkit Strategy takes an in-depth look at the first-, second- and third-place winners and the creative teams and processes behind them, from development to production to distribution.

Melanie Matthews, HIN's executive vice president and chief operating officer, invited the toolkit strategists to share their experiences on launching a toolkit in a recent roundtable discussion. This 35-page report also details the results of an October 2005 online survey on the use of toolkits in the healthcare industry.

You'll hear from the award-winning toolkit development teams at The Eden Communications Group, PacifiCare Behavioral Health and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan as they review their blue-ribbon toolkits. Erin Lenox, associate, Hilb Rogal & Hobbs, and John Mills, director, product development, HIP Health Plans, also share their views on the mounting importance of of healthcare toolkits.

You'll get details on:

  • Identifying a need for a toolkit;
  • Selecting a medium for your message;
  • Measuring for cultural sensitivity;
  • Analyzing a toolkit's effectiveness; and
  • Solving the "buy or build" dilemma.

Table of Contents

  • 2005 Healthcare Toolkits Contest: HIN’s Winner’s Circle
    • Survivors’ Artwork Inspires Journey to Recovery for Breast Cancer Patients
    • Ensuring Continuity of Care after an Inpatient Stay
    • Teaching Providers to Recognize Signs of Domestic Violence
    • The Story Behind the Toolkit Contest
    • Traditional Toolkit Components
    • Identifying the Need for a Toolkit
    • Why the Winners Developed a Toolkit
    • Research Findings Prompt Domestic Violence Toolkit
    • Selecting a Medium for Their Message
    • Winners Experienced Players in Toolkit Arena
    • Factors That Impact a Toolkit Timeline
    • Structuring the Review Process
    • Coping with the Unexpected
    • Getting a Good Read on Health Literacy
    • Measuring for Cultural Sensitivity
    • Accepted Methods of Measuring Toolkit ROI
    • Analyzing a Toolkit’s Effectiveness
    • Analysis Focuses More on Clinical Gains Than Cost Benefits
    • Driving Adoption of Consumer Healthcare Toolkits
    • Works in Progress: Planned Toolkit Enhancements
    • Words of Wisdom
    • The Winners' Take on Toolkit Trends
    • Motivating the Healthy to Use Healthcare Toolkits
    • The “Buy or Build” Dilemma
    • Timely Topics for Healthcare Toolkits
  • HIN Online Survey Finds Toolkits Fill Knowledge Gap,Inform Consumers
    • Print Still Top Toolkit Delivery Format
    • Development, Results Analysis Greatest Hurdles
    • Always Room to Refine
    • Collecting Feedback on Toolkits
    • Toolkit Developers Share Recipient Feedback
    • Plans Underway for 2006 Healthcare Toolkits Contest

Consumer healthcare toolkits are critical to drive behavior change and empower consumers. Healthcare toolkits encourage consumer advocacy through interactive approaches. By teaching self-awarenesss and skills to reliably assess personal health, toolkits promote responsible treatment decisions.

In this special report, "Healthcare Toolkits: Empowering Consumers Through Education," HIN's panel of experts described the ways healthcare organizations can capitalize on today's consumer-driven healthcare environment by using healthcare toolkits to promote awareness and generate positive returns on investment by helping consumers help themselves.

You'll hear from Erin Lenox, associate, Hilb Rogal & Hobbs, Tracy J. Mungeam, managing consultant, Hilb Rogal & Hobbs, and John Mills, director, product development, HIP Health Plans, on how the movement toward consumerism is driving the adoption of healthcare toolkits and how organizations are benefitting from the implementation of various toolkits.

This 40-page report is based on the June 15, 2005 audio conference "Consumer Health Toolkits: Providing the Right Tools at the Right Time to Empower Consumers" during which Lenox, Mungeam and Mills described the types of toolkits that healthcare organizations are using, their organizations' initiatives and program results.

You'll get details on:

  • Which toolkit development -- inhouse or outsourced -- experts prefer for their organization;
  • How to educate employees on consumer-driven healthcare;
  • How a multi-faceted approach to educating consumers can have multiple advantages;
  • Driving adoption -- six ways to promote consumer awareness; and
  • How healthcare toolkits will be evolving in the future.

Table of Contents

  • Consumer-Driven Healthcare: The Fundamentals
    • The Movement Toward Consumerism
    • Crunching the Numbers
    • Some Statistics on Healthcare Costs
    • Expanding the Role of Employers
    • Driving Behavior Change
    • The Basics of Consumer Health Toolkits
    • Web-based Toolkit: myuhc.com
    • Consumer Health Toolkits Overview
    • Cost/Quality Data from a Toolkit
    • A Look at a Live Nurse Line
    • Toolkit Use in Disease Management
    • Tookit Content and Outsourcing
    • Recent Innovations in e-Health
    • Cost Savings Tied to Members' Behavior Change
    • Accepted Methods of Measuring Toolkit ROI
  • Consumer Health Toolkits: Supply and Demand
    • Multi-faceted Approaches, Multiple Advantages
    • Sample Healthcare Cost Calculator
    • Consumer Empowerment
    • Driving Adoption
    • Driving Adoption of Health Toolkits
    • Results, Returns and Customer Response
  • Q&A: Ask the Experts
    • Employee Education
    • In-house vs. Outsourced Toolkit Development
    • A Big Job For Small Companies
    • Frequently Used Tools
    • Trends in Utilization
    • Site-Secure Tools
    • Improving HRAs
    • Impact of Cost Transparency
    • Risk Assessments and HIPAA Regulations
    • Reaching the Technologically Challenged
    • Educated Patients and Their Physician
    • Provider Education
    • Engaging Extrinsic Interest
    • In-house Incentives
    • Getting Member Feedback
    • Driving Adoption of Consumer Health Toolkits
Publication Date: September 2005
Number of Pages: 75
We Also Recommend
How Employers Are Using the Internet to Increase Employee Health I-CUE
How Employers Are Using the Internet to Increase Employee Health I-CUE
Your Price: $120.00
Buy
Disease Management Dimensions
Disease Management Dimensions
Your Price: $797.00
Buy
 
Home Visits for High-Risk Patients: Tools, Timing and Outcomes
Driving Value-Based Reimbursement with Integrated Care Models
Population Health Framework: 27 Strategies to Drive Engagement, Access & Risk Stratification
Remote Patient Monitoring for Enhanced Care Coordination: Technology to Manage an Aging Population
33 Metrics for Care Transition Management

Copyright Healthcare Intelligence Network. All Rights Reserved. eCommerce Software by 3dcart.